Our vision is to be a research-based University that creates an impactful and inclusive research and knowledge exchange community striving for excellence in creating knowledge and, delivering on enterprise to tackle major societal challenges, locally, nationally, and globally.

Research Impact Showcase

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Research Environment and Culture

Collaboration, innovation, excellence

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Training and Development

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Doctoral Research

The Graduate School provides a University-wide framework for training, support, career preparation and administrator to help you throughout your postgraduate research degree and early research career, to achieve your potential.

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  • We have our own internal community page for our research and knowledge exchange staff and PGR students. The community page is your first stop for essential updates on open research, funding, REF (Research Excellence Framework), Impact, Knowledge Exchange, Working with Businesses, Public Engagement, Research Data Management, Datasets, Altmetrics, Copyright.. and anything else research and/or knowledge exchange related.

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Research News

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13 June 2024


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